Charcuterie is a fun, easy and impressive snack to prepare for guests or to bring to a party with no cooking skills required!
Variety and abundance. Offer a variety of meats, cheeses, fruits and veggies. If budget is a factor, select a few more luxurious items like Prosciutto and a spendier cheese and surround them with less expensive options like grapes, hummus and veggies.
Layers. Layer your offerings and provide some height with veggies packed in small bowls and stacks of crackers.
Color. Color varieties are pleasing to the eye. Choose colorful fruits and vegetables to contrast meats and cheeses.
Dips and spreads. Offer a variety of dips and spreads like hummus, cream cheese and Jennifer's Jams Tomato Jam.
Include a few unexpected items. Add something new and fun, like Brazilian Biquinho peppers, homemade pickled Brussels sprouts or Jennifer's Jams Tomato Jam.